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In the Conquest of Ôshû Province, Lord Minamoto Yoritomo Captures the Fortress of Takadachi (Minamoto Yoritomo kô Ôshû seibatsu Takadachi no shojô o kôraku su)

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MFA impressions: 11.36870a-c, RES.91.395a-c

Signed

Ôkô Kuniteru hitsu (on right and left sheets); Yôsai Kuniteru ga (on center sheet) 應好国輝画 曜斎国輝画

Marks

Blockcutter's mark: Hori Chô

Credit Line

Gift of Miss H. Louisa Brown

Japanese, Meiji era, 1868 (Keiô 4/Meiji 1), 8th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Konishi, Nishiki-e bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 4 (1977), pp. 80-1; Asai, Kinsei nishiki-e sesôshi 2 (1935), color insert between pp. 76-7

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.7 x 74.8 cm (14 7/16 x 29 7/16 in.), (a): 36.5 x 24.6 cm (14 3/8 x 9 11/16 in.), (b): 36.7 x 24.7 cm (14 7/16 x 9 3/4 in.), (c): 36.6 x 25.5 cm (14 7/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.91.395a-c

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints